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Jesse Williams Destroys White Lives Matter Protesters in One Tweet

by Team Ebony

Sunday, a group of White Lives Matter protesters staged a demonstration outside of a NAACP office in Houston, Texas. The group, which was armed with... Read More

Black Wall Street Series John Legend

‘Black Wall Street’ Being Brought to Life by John Legend and Tika Sumpter

by Melissa Kimble

After breaking records with the hit TV show Underground, John Legend and his Get Lifted Film Co. are aiming to uncover another tale from Black History.... Read More

Al Roker

Watch Al Roker GO IN on Billy Bush Over ‘Lochte Gate’

by Team Ebony

Rio 2016 spokesperson Mario Andrada may have said American swimmer Ryan Lochte doesn’t owe his country an apology for fabricating a story about getting robbed at gunpoint during... Read More

Southside With You

Tika Sumpter & Parker Sawyers Discuss Playing the Obamas in ‘Southside With You’

by Marissa Charles

An African art exhibition, chocolate ice cream and Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing. Those are just three things Barack Obama used to woo his... Read More

Colton Dunn on His Emmy Nomination and Returning to NBC’s ‘Superstore’

Colton Dunn on His Emmy Nomination and Returning to NBC’s ‘Superstore’

by Marissa Charles

A Black guy and a White guy get into a confrontation in the street, pushing each other, while a group of people watch. The... Read More

Behind the Scenes of Alicia Keys’ September 2016 Cover Shoot

Behind the Scenes of Alicia Keys’ September 2016 Cover Shoot

by Team Ebony

September is THE month for transformation and evolution and what better way to usher in a new season of life with the multi-talented Alicia... Read More

Zendaya Coleman

New Gig Alert: Zendaya’s Spider-Man Role Revealed!

by LaToya Cross

The multi-talented starlet is heading to the big screen Read More

The Black Olympians: Class of 1936

The Black Olympians: Class of 1936

by Ronda Racha Penrice / Urban News Service

Gymnast Simone Biles. Swimmer Simone Manuel. Shot putter Michelle Carter. All three won gold medals at the Rio 2016 Olympics in sports not typically... Read More

Cover Story: The Evolution of Alicia Keys

Cover Story: The Evolution of Alicia Keys

by Ericka N. Goodman

You can’t help but feel a bit protective of Alicia Augello- Cook (the singer’s birth name) when you meet her. REALLY meet her, that... Read More

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Controversy: ‘I Should Have Used More Wisdom’

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Controversy: ‘I Should Have Used More Wisdom’

by Britni Danielle

A week after the conversation surrounding the 1999 rape allegation levied against Nate Parker began heating up, the Birth of a Nation filmmaker is speaking out. Last week,... Read More